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  • Weekend Work

    made it

    WHAT. A. WEEK. 3 Good things: The weather has finally dried up here. (Though there is still residual floodwater in various areas and C’s soccer for tomorrow was cancelled. ALSO there are still systems…

    November 13, 2020
  • life Work


    Just ducking in for 5 seconds to admit that YES, I too get overwhelmed and behind sometimes, and YES — today is one of those times. I can see the light at the end…

    November 12, 2020
  • Parenting Work


    Last call week of 2020 – complete Unfortunately it rather badly – mostly because G WOULD NOT GO TO BED. I have no idea when the epic fight against bedtime ended, but I believe…

    November 10, 2020
  • Weekend Work


    HIGHS! The election! And Biden/Harris totally rocking their speeches last night! Made me so happy. Cameron was so excited that he fell asleep. Um . . . call has been okay? LOWS! We are…

    November 8, 2020
  • life Work

    5 on a Friday – quick edition

    Feeling: Mildly anxious. Frustrated that I have already heard G. (It’s 5:48 and I really want to run this AM). Craving: A massage/spa day. Ideally as part of a couples’ weekend. Remember massages? (I…

    November 6, 2020
  • life Work


    I am not going to speculate on a winner; will leave that to the experts. 2. I am not going to let this stressful moment in time ruin the good momentum I have been…

    November 4, 2020
  • life Work

    Last call of 2020

    I have a great job. I really do. I honestly can’t think of a better combination of responsibilities or a superior schedule to the one I have right now. I have enough flexibility and…

    November 3, 2020
  • Parenting Work

    You Win Some, You Lose Some

    You all always have the best reading recs – thank you! Yesterday’s WINS: ✅ Finishing I’d Give Anything (OMG, that ending!) ✅ Time block planning my work day and really killing it on the…

    October 28, 2020
  • Planners Work

    Appreciative Inquiry Etc

    Yesterday was much better. Thankfully! I had a good patient day, a lovely resident, completed all outstanding notes, and took care of some other nagging things. We also got our residency applications for the…

    October 22, 2020
  • Goals Work

    Work Day Fail Confessional

    Yesterday was a work day where I got almost nothing done. Oops. I woke up later than intended with a headache and this sent me off on a bad path that I was largely…

    October 21, 2020